VaynerMedia is hiring a

Freelance Post Production Systems Engineer

New York, United States
Contractor

Post Production Technician / Post Production Systems Engineer

VaynerMedia is looking for a Post Production Technician/Systems Engineer to join our in-house production studio, VaynerProductions.  This is an opportunity for a seasoned production professional to be a key piece of our production team and will be hands on in application and hardware support, IT/network management, implementation and maintenance of current and future technologies.

Who are you? 

We’re looking for someone to help us improve and expand our in house capabilities, who enjoys collaborative work with others in a team environment, and wants to take up a key role in our studio department. Communicating within a structured work environment or agency, and working in a fast paced environment comes easily to you. You are also resourceful, responsive, and eager to get the job done. You have experience managing a post facility and have a passion to keep up with new and evolving technologies and workflows.

Responsibilities: 

  • Knowledge of film/video post-production techniques, software, hardware and workflow desired.
  • Evaluate business requirements and make recommendations on systems design and hardware purchases to fulfill business needs
  • Top-notch research skills, able to find out the answer to any question
  • Experience with new technology integrations
  • Ability to read and author technical documentation
  • Maintain and support postproduction systems including non-linear editing, graphic design software, storage, server and production asset management tools.
  • Provide technology expertise for new/existing post system.
  • Monitor, manage and keep the render farm running at maximum capacity
  • The ideal candidate has extensive experience working in both video and audio workflows.
  • Perform installation, configuration and systems documentation for systems
  • Expertise in various software programs including Maya, Adobe Creative Suite, Avid, Nuke, along with knowledge of their specific workflows a strong plus.
  • Experience managing an LTO Archive system(s) a plus

 

 Requirements:

  • Candidate must have 3 - 5 Years IT Systems and Digital Media experience as well as support experience in post production operations area.
  • Thorough knowledge of industry-wide post production programs and workflows.
  • Ability to manage and update the license server for our PC based render farm
  • Strong problem solving skills and creative development competency - ability to quickly develop or recommend solutions, and implement action plans.
  • Proficient in Google Apps Suite.